Numberformers

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  1. Dinobot Nuva

    Dinobot Nuva Johnny 3 Tears Veteran

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    Oi all,
    Was digging through some old boxes of junkers and other assorted goods from my youth, and came across these-
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    But wait, something isn't right here...
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    Holy crap! Numberformers! Assemble! (or something like that...)-
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    Anybody else know anything about these guys? I remember my mom ordering them from a catalogue when I was about 5, there was a set of Alphabetformers too, but they were to expensive at the time. Any information would be much appreciated.
    -DN
     
  2. Gears

    Gears buh-buh-body ya Veteran

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    The one on the left looks like Cosmos.
     
  3. Codimus Prime

    Codimus Prime Missouri Toy Hunter

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    That last picture of them looking at teh camera is just creepy....

    Today.. we shall destroy you!
     
  4. Gaokaiser

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  5. Death333

    Death333 Otherwise known as Dx3

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    Those black little beaty eyes!!!!
     
  6. Abrogate

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    I've asked in several threads if anyone knew what these were and I never got an answer :( 
     
  7. Death333

    Death333 Otherwise known as Dx3

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    I've seen 'em around here and there and I remember them from when I was a kid but I couldn't for the life of me tell you what they were called. Any chance (and I know this is a long shot) your parents remember them or where they ordered them from?
     
  8. Turbocharger

    Turbocharger We should get more letter

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    I have three letter-bots, no idea where they came from.
     
  9. Phorpus

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    I have that number 7, no idea where it is now, and my parents don't seem to know where they got it, either.
     
  10. AMG

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    I've never seen those before.
     
  11. Seth Buzzard

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    Do the Numberformers and Alphabetformers war with each other?
     
  12. Matrix Soul

    Matrix Soul Skull 4 reporting in!

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    Alphabet-Formers kills the Numbe-formers 2-1 man!
     
  13. Triformis

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    Awesome! I have some alpha-ones and I'd love to have a set of numberformers! Transform and calculate!
     
  14. LoneWolf76

    LoneWolf76 Well-Known Member

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    I have the number One. I bought it in Spain many years ago. Never seen them in any other place.
     
  15. Feralstorm

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    Numberbots! Combine to form.....

    45
     
  16. Sol Fury

    Sol Fury The British Butcher Administrator News Staff

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    Eh, 8 is the most powerful. He acquires incredible power simply by laying down on his side!

    Seriously though I had a whole box of these back in the day, they came from a catalogue or something, and they've vanished since then (possibly into the loft), but I have no idea who made them or what line they belonged to. I just know they were pretty fun.
     
  17. SydneyY

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    They look fun and yeah, a bit creepy :lol 

    I wish my parents kept my toys, too.
     
  18. Chaos Muffin

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    Would love to get those in McD happy meals, like they did with the transforming food items
     
  19. fschuler

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    same here...kinda creepy lookin' too.
     
  20. Abrogate

    Abrogate Nondescript Former Poster

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    I seem to remember buying them at Dollar Tree, but I dont know if that's accurate
     

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